Candice Dupree a smooth operator
A straight line.
That's how Phoenix Mercury coach Corey Gaines describes his veteran forward Candice Dupree, and he means it as a compliment.
What is more consistent, more sturdy, more sure a thing than a straight line? No jagged edges, no unexpected dips, no changes of direction. Just the shortest distance between starting a game and winning it. That's Dupree.
Dupree embodies that steadiness, and Gaines and the Phoenix Mercury have come to rely on it.
Read full story